The Middle East

The Middle East: In-Depth Reports

Selling Oslo to the Jewish Community

A translator for Yitzhak Rabin recalls her role in selling the message of Oslo Read More »

Does the Turmoil in Iraq Signal a Nationalist Awakening against Iran?

Iran’s Consulate in Basra, Iraq, was torched by anti-Iran mobs Read More »

Is a Schism Developing in the Sunni Camp?

In a slap at the Saudis, Muslim Brotherhood Sheikh questions need for the Haj Read More »

Iran and Turkey Divert Iraq’s River Waters, Leaving Iraq on the Brink of Catastrophe

A severe water shortage may be the next casus belli in the Middle East Read More »

No Arab Demographic Time Bomb

Demographic Reality Defies Conventional Wisdom Contrary to conventional wisdom, the Jewish state is not facing an Arab demographic time bomb. It benefits, however, from a robust Jewish demographic tailwind of births and net immigration. For example, from 1995 to 2017 […] Read More »

Freedom Denied: A Firsthand Look at Kurdistan’s Referendum Debacle, One Year On

In 2017, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRG) held a highly contentious independence referendum, the fallout of which defines their future one year later. Read More »

The Saudi Specter over the American Education System

Analysis of Saudi Arabia’s vast investment in the U.S. education system starting in the 1980s but especially after 9/11. Read More »

UNRWA Go Home!

How to deal with the Palestinian refugee issue Read More »

“Palestine” Refugees or “Palestinian” Refugees?

UNRWA was originally established for relief of refugees from all communities, including Jews. Read More »

Iran’s Defense Minister in Damascus: Iran Will Take an Active Part in Rehabilitating Syria

Iran tightens its grip on Syria Read More »

Time to admit – the Palestinian Authority is
a “Terror Sponsoring Entity”

The PA budgeted $355 million in 2018 to pay terrorists and their families. Read More »

Palestinian Leaders Threaten Jerusalem’s Arabs on Eve of City’s Municipal Elections

The Palestinian Authority, Hamas, and Mufti consider voters to be “traitors” Read More »

Negotiations in Cairo may lead to a realignment of Palestinian organizations

Towards “Calm” [Tahdia] in Gaza – the Repercussions Read More »

Terror Strikes Jordan

Jihadist Islamic terror hits the Jordanian security establishment Read More »

A Canadian Newspaper Praises Palestinian Mothers Who Sent Their Sons on Jihad Missions

Is anti-Israel fanaticism instilled in children by mothers? Read More »